17.12.2018   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 455/32


Action brought on 22 October 2018 — Rose Gesellschaft v EUIPO — Iviton (TON JONES)

(Case T-633/18)

(2018/C 455/43)

Language in which the application was lodged: German

Parties

Applicant: Rose Gesellschaft mbH (Vienna, Austria) (represented by: R. Kornfeld, lawyer)

Defendant: European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO)

Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal: Iviton s. r. o. (Prešov, Slovakia)

Details of the proceedings before EUIPO

Applicant for the trade mark at issue: Other party to the proceedings before the Board of Appeal

Trade mark at issue: EU word mark ‘TON JONES’ — Application for registration No 15 109 614

Procedure before EUIPO: Opposition proceedings

Contested decision: Decision of the Second Board of Appeal of EUIPO of 12 July 2018 in Case R 2136/2017-2

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Court should:

annul the contested decision;

order EUIPO to continue the opposition proceedings without applying the ground for dismissal used previously;

order EUIPO to pay the costs;

in any event, not award the trade mark applicant any costs in respect of the proceedings.

Plea in law

Infringement of Article 15 of Council Regulation (EC) No 207/2009.